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Musical Instrument Research

University of Edinburgh

Venues

Central Campus

Content

This programme develops skills in the critical study of musical instruments, and familiarises students with the examination of historic instruments, and with the evaluation of documentary information sources and iconography.

You will learn the history and relevant literature of the most important instruments of western art music. You will be able to examine historic instruments, carry out research and draw conclusions about their operation.

Entry Requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in music.

We may consider your application if you have a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a subject related to musical instruments, such as physics, and you have an understanding of music theory.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MMus

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Edinburgh College of Art

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.ed.ac.uk

Career Area

Performing Arts

Career Sectors

Arts Administration

Community Arts

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